Jersey Law 7/1993

 

FOOD AND DRUGS (AMENDMENT) (JERSEY) LAW 1993

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A LAW   to amend the Food and Drugs (Jersey) Law 1966, sanctioned by Order of Her Majesty in Council of the

 

10th day of MARCH 1993

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(Registered on the 7th day of May 1993)

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STATES OF JERSEY

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The 31st day of March 1992

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THE STATES, subject to the sanction of Her Most Excellent Majesty in Council, have adopted the following Law –

ARTICLE 1

In paragraph (3) of Article 7 of the Food and Drugs (Jersey) Law 19661 (hereinafter referred to as “the principal Law”) for the words commencing with the word “liable” to the end of the paragraph there shall be substituted the words “guilty of an offence.”.

ARTICLE 2

In paragraph (3) of Article 11 of the principal Law2 for the word “five” there shall be substituted the words “five hundred”.

ARTICLE 3

In paragraph (5) of Article 21 of the principal Law3 for the word “ten” there shall be substituted the words “two hundred”.

ARTICLE 4

In paragraph (1) of Article 24 of the principal Law4 for the word “five” there shall be substituted the words “two hundred”.

ARTICLE 5

In Article 25 of the principal Law4

(a)     in paragraph (1) for the word “ten” there shall be substituted the words “five hundred”; and

(b)     in paragraph (4) for the word “twenty” there shall be substituted the words “one thousand”.

ARTICLE 6

In paragraph (2) of Article 27 of the principal Law5 for the word “twenty” there shall be substituted the words “one thousand”.

ARTICLE 7

In paragraph (5) of Article 44 of the principal Law6 for the words commencing with the word “liable” to the end of the paragraph there shall be substituted the words “guilty of an offence.”.

ARTICLE 8

In Article 47 of the principal Law7

(a)     in paragraph (1) for the word “ten” there shall be substituted the words “two thousand”;

(b)     the proviso to paragraph (1) shall be deleted; and

(c)     in paragraph (3) for the word “ten” there shall be substituted the words “two thousand”.

ARTICLE 9

For Article 48 of the principal Law8 there shall be substituted the following Article –

“ARTICLE 48

Punishment of offences

A person guilty of an offence under this Law shall, unless a special punishment for that offence is provided by this Law, be liable to a fine or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding two years or to both.”.

ARTICLE 10

After Article 49 of the principal Law8 there shall be inserted the following Article –

“ARTICLE 49A

Criminal liability of aiders and abettors, etc

Without prejudice to Article 49, any person who knowingly and wilfully aids, abets, counsels, causes, procures or commands the commission of an offence under this Law shall be liable to be dealt with, tried and punished as a principal offender.”.

ARTICLE 11

In Article 62 of the principal Law9 for the word “fifty” there shall be substituted the words “two thousand”.

ARTICLE 12

This Law may be cited as the Food and Drugs (Amendment) (Jersey) Law 1993.

 

R.S. GRAY

 

Greffier of the States.



1     Recueil des Lois, Volume 1966–1967, page 152.

2        Recueil des Lois, Volume 1966–1967, page 155.

3        Recueil des Lois, Volume 1966–1967, page 166.

4        Recueil des Lois, Volume 1966–1967, page 170.

5        Recueil des Lois, Volume 1966–1967, page 173.

6        Recueil des Lois, Volume 1966–1967, page 193.

7        Recueil des Lois, Volume 1966–1967, page 196.

8        Recueil des Lois, Volume 1966–1967, page 197.

9        Recueil des Lois, Volume 1966–1967, page 207.


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